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The Lifestyle Business Owner’s Guide to Making a Fortune with John Lamerton


The Lifestyle Business Owner’s Guide to Making a Fortune with John Lamerton

By , September 26, 2022

In 2001, John Lamerton took a leap of faith into the unknown world of internet marketing and started a journey that would change his life forever.

“I became a student of what works. I try stuff, but I fail. I read books, I get mentors, and I recalibrate. I just keep trying stuff.”

John Lamerton is a business coach and author who helps business owners to prepare for an exit so they can maximize value and exit on their terms. He has over 20 years of experience in the industry, and his books include “Internet Marketing for Dummies” and “The Lifestyle Business Owner’s Handbook.”

In this episode, you will learn the following:

1. What it was like to be an early adopter of internet marketing when few people knew what it was and it was a new frontier

2. The difference between a lifestyle business and a traditional business model

3. How to achieve work-life balance when running a business

For more on this topic and perspective, check out this episode on Succession Plus Youtube Channel and Exit Insights Spotify.

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Darryl Bates-Brownsword

Darryl Bates-Brownsword

CEO | Succession Plus UK

Darryl is a dynamic, driven Business Mentor and Coach with over 20 years of experience and passion for creating successful outcomes for founder-led businesses. He is a great connector, team builder, problem solver, and inspirer – showing the way through complexity to simplicity.

He has built 2 international multi-million turnover businesses; one now operating in 16 countries. His quick and analytical approach cuts through to the core issues quickly and identifying the context. He challenges the status quo and gets consistent, repeatable and reliable business results.

Originating in Australia, Darryl’s first career was as an Engineer in the Power Industry. Building businesses bought him to the UK in 2003 where he quickly developed a reputation for combining systems thinking with great creativity to get results in challenging situations.

A keen competitive cyclist, he also has a B Eng (Mech) Engineering and an MBA.